You Being You Lets Me Be Me

My dear friend Gabrielle wrote on my Facebook page recently the most lovely compliment: “One of the things I love about you is we bloom around you; we love ourselves – and have the most fun being who we are in your presence.” Honestly, I just swooned...

Why Not?

There were a few things about me in my 20s that remain true today: I think outside the box and am a visionary I hate paperwork This presented a unique situation for me as I started my corporate career at IBM. I entered that world in a very unconventional way, starting...

The Gray Cords

I weigh now the same amount as I did my senior year in college. Lest you are amazed, this is not necessarily a good thing. You see, when I was a senior I was at my heaviest. All I could wear was a pair of light gray Levi’s corduroy pants. They became known as “Jan’s...

Same Day, Different View

It was Monday. It was cold and rainy. I had a desk full of half-completed tasks and a to-do list that went on for pages. I did not want to get out of bed. I opened my eyes at 6:00 and immediately decided that was too early. At 7:00 I actually woke up, looked at some...

Love, For No Particular/For Every Reason

I remember the first flowers I ever got from a guy. Roses, on Valentines Day, from a funny, smart, loving boyfriend. While I was thrilled with gift and sentiment, I wasn’t ready for the relationship. If I had any regrets in life, it might be that. Over the following...

And that is how I wrote my book…

When asked what motivated me to write my latest book, “The Superbwoman: It’s All About the BE”, I point to 3 things: My mission: I believe that women have the power to change this world in an instant….when they realize it. It is my mission to help women to release...